Sail - Esther, Port of Edmonds Marina

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Sail - Esther, Port of Edmonds Marina

Performing Race Committee duties for the CYC Edmonds Summer Series. Not actually sailing, but setting courses, running the start sequence, and recording finish times. Will be setting buoys and anchoring. Dinner provided.

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  • Easy
  • Mileage: 3.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft

Meet time is 5:00 PM, Port of Edmonds.

We will be serving as the Race Committee Boat for the evening's race.  We won't actually be sailing, but will place the course buoys and anchor ourselves. Then we will run the start sequence, and at the end record finish times.  This is a good way to get experience understating how races are set up and run, as well as a having some fun watching and learning how some boats do start strategies.  Dinner food and beverages provided for all your hard work.

Route/Place

Esther, Port of Edmonds Marina


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Sailing Essentials

Don’t leave the dock without these items! They make sailing safer for you and your crewmates. As a carrier, use a soft duffel bag for easy stowing without metal buckles that can scratch woodwork.

  • Non-skid deck shoes (or sea boots) with non-marking soles.  No hiking boots please!  Stiletto heels at least 5" high OK.
  • Heavy-duty gloves (preferably leather) for line handling (fingertips cut off is OK).
  • Warm clothing head to foot (Note: The ambient temperature on the water is usually lower than on land).
  • Foul-weather gear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Knife on lanyard
  • Whistle on a lanyard
  • Food and drink
  • Headlamp or flashlight
  • No bananas! No random whistling!
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